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>>justine: we have a developing story. stocks are sliding despite a purse in hiring for december. the labor department put out new figures this morning that shows about 8.5%, that is the new unemployment rate. the economy added to 1000 jobs for the month of december. this is the best news we have had for the past three years since february of 2009 for the unemployment rate. despite the positive economic news, stocks are down 73 points.
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the snb is also down and the nasdaq is down. more on this developing story right here on kron4. >>james: two-man are in custody after shots were fired from a building in the summer district. police are brandishing heavy firepower. the shots rang out at around 11:00 p.m. last night. phone calls started coming in it to 911. police arrived on the scene and they heard gunfire. there were not sure where it does coming from the the new was at the intersection of ninth street and clients. fan may ultimately identified to people in a building at the intersection. those two people jumped rooftop to rooftop, almost half the length of the block and he
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eventually police coaxed them down. >> i walked to the store and i heard shots fired. i heard about three shots and then i kept walking further and i've heard about four more rounds go off. >>james: everyone stayed inside. they blocked off the ninth street on ramp to 101 as well. the two men into custody could face negligence charges or worse. >>darya: the other developing story is the weather. treacherous conditions near the coast. there is a high service
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riser in effect until tonight. jackie sissel is live at pacifica pier watching the waves. >>jackie: so far, so good. the waves are hitting the bottom of that year. there are some people fishing at the end of the pier, they could end up closing the theory of the waves continue to go over the top.
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>>jackie: apparently the fishing is good. the waves did not stop those folks.
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>>erica: the areas highlighted in louis will be affected. the waves will have some time this morning, potentially into the afternoon. we could encounter swells up to 16 ft. for periods up to 16 seconds. the area of red on the screen indicates less than a quarter of a mile visibility for napa and vallejo. you could run into pockets of heavy fog on the roadways. the chilly in the
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north bay but everywhere else looks pretty mild. 48 for those of you in oakland, 45 in downtown san francisco. 59 will be the common number for downtown san francisco. satellite and radar shows high pressure is situated over the bay area.
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>>george: a great ride around the bay area, even with the metering lights activated. there are no delays or backups for the westbound ride. the golden gate bridge staff was covered in fog this morning that is no longer. in easy ride in both directions of the golden gate. i will show you the 101 south on ride in a moment. there are no delays to speak of for the commute around the bay area. we are complete the delay free for 680, interstate 80 and even highways 24. the
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north bay ride is still without delay from 37 all the way down past central san rafael. that continues down to the golden gate bridge. and we are without delay for ace train, bart, caltrain, no one is reporting any problems. >>darya: we are back with more in a couple of minutes. here is a live look from the roof of a van ness ave. but
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>>darya: for example, a mother and child will now get from the program the same amount of money they would have gotten in the 1980's. this is due to the budget cuts. there is a call for budget cuts to child care and a second round of cuts that will be proposed if the voters do not approve it to its tax increases.
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>>darya: we are back with more in a couple of minutes to get you going on this friday morning. dalian
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>> >>justine: the murder trial for yolande understood is about to get underway in peru. he is inside the courtroom. the prime suspect in the death of natalie holly. he is on trial but this time for a different crime. he is accused of killing stastny florist in peru in 2010. police say that he took money and bank cards from her wallet before fleeing to the country of chile. her death happened five years today after the disappearance of natalie holly. >>darya: this is video from the america's cup race last year. there are concerns
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about water pollution and diesel fuel leaks from a giant flooding television screen that is supposed to be installed at a quiet park. preliminary races started this summer. >>james: and ford is coming to the silicon valley. the automaker announced that they will open a research lab in the bay area where they hope to scout out some new technology. the company plans to open the lab near stanford university. >>erica: there is a sand blanket of fog overlooking
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downtown san francisco. we have pockets of pretty dense fog in the north bay and moderate everywhere else. clear conditions south of the golden gate. in places like mountain view and redwood city, crystal clear conditions. as the focus in on the visibility charge, 2.5 mi. of visibility in santa rosa. we are below freezing in santa rosa. 38 for those of you in san jose. future cast 4 shows by
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8:00 a.m. a mixture of thirties and forties around the bay area. the upper 50s for half moon bay. your 7 day around the bay forecast shows a lot of '60s. mostly sunny skies as we head into the weekend. mild conditions as we continue the next work week. >>george: we have some slow traffic on the james lick. there is a stall northbound at vermont street. none of
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these lanes are blocked. there is nothing southbound. is the northbound stall that has created the delay. we have not tracked in the hot spots. the best ride of the week so far today. we have
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green on the road with sensors. there are no problems for the highways. in the south bay, a little bit of slowing 101 northbound. a little bit of slowing and to 80 northbound. that is just congestion around the interchanges. >>darya: 7:20 a.m., and it is morning, occupy protesters in santa rosa are planning a day of action. >>james: mayor ed lee is
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inviting the public to come to his inauguration. he is the city's first elected asian mayor. he was appointed as mayor last january as gavin newsome left office to take on his new role as governor of syria >>darya: we are back with more in a couple of minutes. happy friday. we are heading into a weekend full of sunshine. we have fog at the golden gate bridge.
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>>james: we are talking budget battles and schools. nearly $5 billion will be slashed from the state's education budget. that is equivalent to three weeks of class is for children across the state. reggie kumar has more from reaction from teachers. >> the seventh thing is, the children in school now denied a second chance. hines says he will not take a stance on the governor's tax plan until it has been thoroughly reviewed. >>darya: here is a look at the latest with decision to dozens well. the latest on
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the campaign trail, live from new hampshire ahead of tuesday's primary. >>james: rick santorum is talking live at a town hall meeting. let's listen in. >> we really missed an opportunity at the time we had to fix social security. it is disappointing. where is the money coming from? there is no surplus. there are huge deficits. howrah going to find of the surplus? will have to borrow more money or tax people to put it away. i do not think either option is viable. we
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can reduce benefits or increased taxes. for, we can just borrow more money.
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>>darya: mitt romney is the heavy favorite going into the primary. we are back with more in a couple of minutes. here is a live look outside at the waves along the coast. we have a high surf advisory until 6:00 p.m.. we will be right back.
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>>george: we are taking a look at a hot spot in san francisco. there is a new install, eastbound on the sky way before this seventh street off ramp. it has only been out there for about 10 minutes. the would not be
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surprised if this accident was cleared within five minutes. the shooters came down the fire escape and were taken into custody
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without incident. obviously this was a bit scary incident francisco. we heard from some residents earlier saying that they were told by police to get inside until the situation is clear. it is now. >> police received multiple phone calls from people reporting subjects were shooting multiple rounds from a rifle. officers responded and upon arrival, officer's hurt multiple shots being fired. fact
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offset >>jackie: that year is still open even though there is a high surf advisory.
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everything at the air force is reporting on time. we want to get a look at the commute if you're driving this morning. >>george: we just had a house fog cleared from the lanes in san francisco just seconds ago. the chp in freeway service patrol vehicles called away from the sky way. this is eastbound 80 just before the seventh street off ramp. this is the continuation
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towards high 101.
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>>george: the north bay is without delay from nevada to the golden gate bridge. we're going to get a check on whether with erica. >>erica: from the camera shot, i can see some fog situated around the bay area. the red band stretches all the way from the clothesline to the napa vallejo area. it indicates less than a quarter of a mile visibility. in dense fog just south of santa rosa stretching to the golden gate bridge. the north bay is not the only people affected. the livermore valley, the area of yellow and orange indicates visibility less than a half
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mile. pretty dense fog near sfo but crystal--crystal clear conditions everywhere else. in terms of temperatures, subfreezing temperatures for santa rosa. 34 in nevada. we have made a little bit of an improvement there. check out hayward coming in at 47. as we see where the temperatures go into the afternoon we have a mixture of upper 50s and low 60s. cooler conditions to what we saw yesterday. 59 for those of you in fremont. upper 50s for downtown san francisco. if you're headingthis afternoont having problems getting their along interstate 80. if we are anticipating partly cloudy conditions. a lot of sunshine. it's we're looking at some pretty
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chilly overnight lows. >>darya: san jose has its first homicide. it happened on alexander avenue. craig skalar tells us police believe this could be another case of gang violence. >>craig: the shooting happened around 8:30 p.m. on tuesday night. police are investigating this as being possibly gang related.
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>>darya: we are back with more in a couple of minutes. here is a live look outside the golden gate bridge. botfly in
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>>james: rick santorum struck a sour note with some young voters in new hampshire yesterday. take a look and a listen. they were booing him. >> are we saying that everyone should have the right to marry? >> yes! >> so, anyone can marry
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anyone else? >> yes. >> so anyone can marry anyone else. silly person could marry several people? wait a minute! we are not going to do this. i am going to ask the question, if people want to respond, i will be happy to call on you. >>james: you can hear the reaction. it was a mix, some of flooding and some boeing. the
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>>darya: in erie, the raiders have a new general manager? us >> i am guessing that ron wolf suggested mackenzie. >>darya: we will see how that goes. that could be
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good news for their raiders. >>darya: he was the raiders linebacker 85-88. >>gary: where were you yesterday? >>darya: i was sick.
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>>gary: the offensive coordinator in new england is now going to penn state. people are already tearing him up. >>darya: he has a tough job to walk into. >>gary: by the way, i am an optimist. that is a hell of a dress! is penn state, they are a winning program and a championship state,, whatever you do, i am hoping that people will be patient and appreciate some of the restrictions you have.
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>>darya: all year, i lobbied to watch the super bowl at your house >>gary: i would invite you over, but he would be the type to wear that dress and my wife would hit me over the head with a frying pan. >>darya: i never dress like this one time of the job. the advertisements have already sold out. 3.5 million-4 million for 30 seconds. people watch the ads.
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>>gary: i have won a neighbor that i actually like. we watch the first half and homes >>gary: if you have a particular job, you actually have to watch the game. most people are now watching the game, they're socializing.
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>>darya: google's is getting sick money. >>gary: i have tony la russa on yesterday. we were talking about polls. he said that schools, if he would have gone back to st. louis for 195 million this, but he
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ended up taking some of the 54 million. the point is, stay louis, for five years, that would have been fine. sfax >>darya: it was a $40 million difference. >>darya: he gets hotel suites when they travel. >>gary: as much as the last, he sure as hell would not want a roommate. if you're making two with 54 million, i do not want someone
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snoring next to me. jeff
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>>mark: here is a quick look outside. a high surf advisories. haft jetties is
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>>darya: jackie sissel is live outside at pacifica pier. >>jackie: some of the waves are really crashing high on the pier. the surf is extremely high. there is a high surf advisories in effect until 6:00 p.m.. there is no fog or anything out here. beautiful day to come out here and watch but keep an eye on the waves.
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falsely conditions will be great for the mavericks' competition. >>darya: erica, is and it weird, sunny, clear and a nice here but at our studios, foggy. >>erica: i do want to touch on the high surf advisories in effect until 6:00 p.m., we could see swells up to 16 ft.. everywhere highlighted in blue is affected. we could see pretty dangerous conditions are right around the shoreline. we have less than a quarter of a mile
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visibility. concord and antioch are currently affected. we could actually be seeing some pretty hazardous driving conditions on the roadways. everywhere else we are seeing mild conditions. as we advance towards the afternoon, we are upper 50s and low 60s. half moon they could come in at 58, 62 for those of you in oakland, the same goes for napa this afternoon. santa rosa could make it up to 64. upper 50s in downtown san francisco. your say
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allow the they forecast shows a lot of 60s over the next few days. we are expecting mild and pleasant conditions into the weekend . take a look at the inland lowe's. critique freezing overnight temperatures in. time for a check on the morning commute. >>george: it has been a great ride all morning long. a minor hot spot in san francisco that only lasted about 10 minutes. take a look at the bay bridge of westbound. the metering lights are on but there is still no backup for the lake. i believe next week in the week after but will continue to see traffic building until we get back to normal traffic loads. this is much lighter than normal even for a friday. the san mateo bridge ride has been good all morning long. things are starting to wind down westbound in the
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commute direction. of the golden gate bridge ride looks great. no delays from marin county. a little bit of slowing. no problems for the ride on 680 south, disabled of slowing from doesn't help close the monument towards alamo. and the south bay, the only real salon is here. not a bad ride as the head from cupertino to 85 interchange. in marin county, pretty smooth as he move their way down on 37.
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>>justine: the dow is down 50 points right now is despite a better than expected jobs report a can of this morning. the employers added 200,000 jobs for the month of december. unemployment is now a 8.5%. that is the lowest in nearly three years. stocks are falling despite this because the government report. with our concerns about the european debt crisis that are continuing to weigh on market. >>james: two men were taken into custody after allegedly firing shots into the air from the top of a building. this was a video from
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earlier this morning. this began at 11:30 p.m. last night. that is when people began hearing gunshots. at least one out there and located the area that the shots originated from. and it accountable shooting rifles into the air. the suspect's hop from rooftop to rooftop until they had nowhere to go, so they've climbed down. there is a sound bite for a witness. >> i walked to the store tonight. i heard shots fired. the cops drove up and
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tell me to go back inside the store. >>mark: of no one was injured but they still could face charges. >>darya: in the funeral is today for a fiber avoid shot and killed in oakland. gabriel latinas was shot and killed at his family's top of truck last week. he was shot to 60 ft. away from his father. there have been no arrests made in the they do not have a motive. this is the third child to die from gunfire in oakland since august. >>darya: a suspicious package has stopped live real trains in a chicago carry the a-bomb robot has been deployed. more of dates when we come back. if
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>>justine: these are pictures from lima, peru. the attorney for your lawn vendors slid says he does plan to plead guilty to all charges against him. he is accused of killing 21 year- old stephanie florists in may of 2010. his attorney is hoping that the guilty plea will earn at vendors live a more lenient sentence. >>james: here is a live look, we are monitoring the situation that does it appear. a high surf advisories. we have been watching big waves all morning long. fe service advisory is in effect until
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6:00 p.m.. erica is standing by with a look at whether for today. >>erica: good morning. the good news is for the weekend we anticipate a lot of sunshine and pretty mild temperatures. right now, we have to get through the fall. a thin blanket overlooking downtown san francisco. we have patches of dense fog in the north bay. as we head into the afternoon we will see a lot of sunshine and very few clouds. a cooler afternoon to what we saw yesterday ended the day before. we will continue with a dry and mild weather pattern over the next several days. here is a look at your visibility chart. less than a quarter of a mile visibility is quite limited, especially compared to the last few hours. a temperature wise, we are on the cool side. below freezing in the santa
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rosa. 32 in napa. if check out oakland, they're coming in at 40 degrees. we could see low 60s for portions of the north bay and for the inland valleys as well. let's break down the numbers never met by neighborhood. slightly cooler than yesterday. half moon bay will make it only to 50 degrees. at lowe's 60s in the south bay. downtown san francisco and richmond will stay in the upper 50s. satellites and radar shows high pressure is situated over the bay area. it is guiding the storm track well to the north. we will
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continue with dry and mild conditions will a lot of sunshine. >>george: it is friday light for the commute around the bay area. we have a lot of students still on breaking and it is friday. take a look at the bay bridge. the westbound ride is not backed up at all even of the metering lights have been active. the san mateo bridge right commute is over. we do not have the congestion and crowding that we would normally ask. the golden gate bridge is delay free and now it is fog free. looking at the traffic maps, that also tells the same story. a little slowing on 680 southbound. west 24
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looks great. all of this is much lighter than usual. the ride is clearly down to cupertino. a little slowing but less than usual. we have some slowing right around lucas valley road and the southbound direction. you will see that even with that >>darya: thought we are taking a look at decision 2012, more mudslinging for mitt romney. his rivals are slamming the for massachusetts gov. saying that he is timid, unreliable and a defender of the status quo. mitt romney has some harsh words but his are
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reserved for president obama calling him a capitalist and a job killer. it's >> the government has chosen their favorite. as a result of what he did, he not only waste of government money, he made it more difficult for of drawers and innovators to come up with new ideas. this president does not understand how this economy works. it is time to get a president who does. >>darya: of rick mitt romney is heavily favored to win the new hampshire primary next tuesday. >>james: occupy protesters in santa rosa are planning a day of action. the protesters are calling on people to close wells fargo bank accounts. they will rally at noon at the former robertsons supermarket parking lot--at the fork albertson's supermarket
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parking lot. >>darya: the and it may be near for a long term care center in burlingame. as craig skalar tells us, an aging building and lack of funds makes low income seniors having to find a new place to stay. >>craig: as the nurses and staff come to work, time could be running out on this aging facility. they may vote in february to shut it down. that would mean to of the police would lose jobs. low income seniors would have to find a new place to stay. jeanne fraser says they have no choice since they rely on federal and state funding. >> this is one of most painful decisions i have had to make in my career. there are 230 residents here and over 200 staff would be affected by this decision. if it is an aging building, it does not support a modern standard of care.
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>>darya: a woman charged with murdering a hayward nursing student, the grand jury transcripts say that esteban blamed michelle for wrecking her relationship with her daughter's father. we will be following the latest developments with that story today. also, should be davis will be sentenced for killing and torturing her 15 year-old niece in a foster daughter. that happened on september 2nd of 2008. she was also found guilty of torture in and using the girl's twin brother. should be davis was the primary guardian for the teenager. prosecutors say the victim was more onerous, deprived of medical care and beaten. she was found dead and naked on her bedroom floor. she was found guilty
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of first-degree murder. >>darya: we are back with more in a couple of minutes. here is a live look outside at the james lick in san francisco. it is still great fan san francisco. traffic looks like it is moving well.
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>>darya: in national news, this camera on a oklahoma city bus captured a dramatic
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police chase. the suspect ran away. therefore differ robbery suspects in that car. the car ran a red light and then was hit by a truck. two additional cards and collided. no one was seriously hurt. police did catch up with three of the four suspects. >>james: the air force academy is charging three of its cadets with sexual misconduct including one accused of rape. all three attended the your force academy in colorado springs but were reportedly involved in separate incidents over the last 15 months. the new charges, one week after a department of defense report found a sharp increase in attacks like this. the report revealed that there were 33 sexual assaults at the academy in the 2010-2011 academic year. that is up from 20 the previous year. we will take a break. here is a live look outside on the san mateo bridge. right on 92 is awfully light in
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both directions. will be right back. >>kate: us
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>>erica: in a mixture of us are fifties and low 60s serious 59 for those views in fremont furious suffer '50s for downtown san francisco and richmond theory if you will not have any problems on interstate 80, we anticipate off partly cloudy conditions this weekend. as we head into the weekend, a bunch of the sunshine, off wind speeds could get up to over 30 mi. per hour. in terms of temperatures, they will be in the 40's and 50's. fumble of for the overnight hours of. the 7 day around the bay forecast does show pretty mild weather around the bay area of the area fell a lot of sunshine but knows problems to report. fog
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>>james: jackie sissel is live at the pacific appear. >>jackie: a high tide is moving in. we are seeing is some vague wave theory if we are in a high surf advisories until 6:00 p.m.. we expect to see waves in the 16 ft. range. it is pretty impressive fashion-is pretty impressive. i can tell you, there have been waves that have come over the sea wall a few times.
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for the most part it has been a pretty benign. it is absolutely beautiful. know when or fog. other than a high waves, it is a perfect morning. >>james: i was just looking at the charts. it looks like high tide will be at 849. we're pretty close. about 16 minutes away. >>george: we are looking very well. we are not tracking any hot spots. the slowest traffic is on some of the south bay freeways. the bay bridge, even with the metering lights back up, there are no delays. that is emblematic to what is going on around the bay. the san mateo bridge, smoothed traffic. the right side of
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the screen is the westbound commute. the golden gate bridge ride is a good trip. there was a report of a box truck traveling northbound might have struck one of the ceiling walls inside of the tunnel. it does not appear to be accounting for any delay to traffic. looking at the traffic maps in the east bay, a little slow in on 80 and out of orinda for the westbound ride to the caldecott tunnel. much better than usual. here, we mentioned that much of the slower traffic is on 85 northbound fleeting thought towards cupertino. the speeds have dropped to 9 mi. per hour. it is mostly around the tv into change. that is where you expect to see if the slowest period were 85 minutes 101, he will be delayed their as well. 101 through marin county is an easy drive. the drive
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time is under 30 minutes to the golden gate. >>justine: we have just learned in the past few minutes that a peruvian judge has postponed the murder trial for johann vendors live. it will now start on january 11th. >>darya: there was a great
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concern in the area of ninth and harrison streets, people heard multiple shots, there was concern that people could get hurt police and firefighters ended up helping to put the letter to the roof to look was firing the shots. here are some people being told to take shelter as shots were fired. officers say at least one of the witnesses started running and talked about the gunshots. >> san francisco police received multiple phone calls reporting suspects were shooting all multiple rounds. officers responded. upon arrival officers heard multiple shots being fired. a short time later, the
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subject did come out from the building and were detained. the weapons were recovered in this incident. we are confident that the people we have detained are the actual suspects. >>darya: you can see from the scene, we did get video of the arrests of those two men. they could face multiple charges including negligence or even worse. >>mark: here is a live look outside checking the view from our roof camera. we're back with more in a moment. aha
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>>darya: just a week into the new year and san jose has their first homicide. happened in the 200 block of alexander avenue. when police got there, they found
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a man had been shot. >> the first homicide of the year happened here. police say the shooting happened around 8:30 p.m.. the victim was taken by a nearby hospital and pronounced dead a half an hour later. police are investigating this as possibly gang related. >>mark: tonight, a candlelight vigil will be held in downtown walnut creek for the victims of the tucson arizona shooting. this is video of the scene back on january 8th of 2011. jared laughner is accused of killing six people and wounding 13 including get real difference. he has since been diagnosed with mental illness. the vigil is
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set to begin at 5:30 p.m. at the corner of broadway and civic pride. >>darya: we are back with more in a couple of minutes to get you going on this friday morning. here is a live look outside from high above out-desk at mt. tam. this piece , it dropped
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bar plus a space-bar couple >>justine: a new
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unemployment report came out this morning. unemployment at 8.5%. stay with us for more on this developing story. >>james: let's talk politics. rick santorum struck a sour note with some young voters in new hampshire. we have the video and audio. take a listen. people are billing. he was booed as he left the stage at a convention for college republicans. he he tried to compare a same-sex marriage to polygamy. that grew a testy exchange with the audience. >> are we saying that everyone should have the right to marry? >> yes. so, anyone can marry anyone else? so a person could marry several people? >> lee are not going to do this. stop! i will ask the
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question. if people want to respond, and i will be happy to colony. >>mark: obviously, that got mixed results. southern hampshire primary is less than a legal weight. we will see if this is an indication of how he fares. we will take a quick break. the time is the 52. a live look outside. a shot of highway 101 near redwood city. we're back with more in a moment.
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>>darya: funeral services will be today for fremont mayor bob wasserman. the funeral is at the harbor life church in fremont. he died last week at the age of 77. he was a strong supporter of moving the oakland a's to fremont. he had been active in fremont governments since 1976 when he was first police chief
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and that elected to city council. he served as mayor since 2004. san francisco mayor ed lee is inviting the public to come to his inauguration ceremony this weekend at city hall. he will be sworn in as the city's first elected asian mir. he was appointed as mayor last january after gavin newsome was elected. he defeated a crowded field of 16 candidates coming out ahead 16%-40% over john at lowe's. >>mark: just one day after jerry brown proposed billions in cuts to the state budgets, schools will likely be hardest hit. that is the main take away. nearly $5 billion will be slashed from the state's education budget. that is equivalent of three weeks of classes for children across the state. reggie kumar has more. >> the cuts will have a
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devastating effects in children in school right now. he says it is the governor's tax plan passes, it would be a drop in the bucket compared to how much is needed to make up for the billions of dollars already slashed from education to. >> this testing is the students will not do not get a second chance. >> the cta will not take a stand on the governor's tax plan until it has been thoroughly reviewed. >>mark: we're taking a break, as we go, a live look from the pacifica pier. high tide is definitely here. we have some major waves along the bay area shorelines. a live report in a moment. ruth and higher right manas
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>>justine: we are beginning with a developing story. there happens to be a burst
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in hiring for the month of december that has pushed unemployment down. employers added 200,000 jobs for the month of december. these numbers are coming to us from the labor department. unemployment is now down to 8.5%. this is to lowest level in nearly three years since february of 2009. stocks are not responding to well to this positive news. the dow is down 22 points. their reason, concerns about the european debt crisis are continuing to weigh on the market. we will monitor the situation and hope to bring you the president's comments live on the start report coming up on the kron4 news periods >>darya: two men are in custody after shots were fired from a building top. police set out on foot and closed down a couple of areas around 11:00 p.m.. and
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they heard shots and immediately descended to that neighborhood. they also shut down a freeway off ramp that was near their if so that no one would get hurt. police did find the two suspects, they had to go on the roof. let's listen to what they had to say. >> i walked to the store, some shots were fired. i heard about three shots, i kept walking a little further and i heard more rounds off and then the cops will did go back inside the store. >>darya: no one was hurt but as we said, it was a very tense time and could have been a dangerous situation with cars that come off the off ramp and people like this ever in stores in the area. the police came out in force and made the arrests. there is a high service advisory in effect until tonight. we have had our eyes trained on this year pacifica. jackie sissel has been out there all morning.
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>>jackie: when are they going to close the year? i keep seeing people out there. >>jackie: i do not know if they will or not. i was just told it is 40 ft. from the bottom of the pier, from the deck to the water. right now we are at high tide. you can see the bottom of the pier of being hit by the waves. we are in a high service advisory. normally when the leaves start to go over the top of the year they will close down. you can still see people walking out there and fishing. my suggestion is if you do go up there, be aware. so far this morning it is absolutely beautiful. no wind or fall. a perfect morning to walk along the
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boardwalk. >>darya: it is sunny and borders but it is foggy in some spots around san francisco. >>erica: we arse the data and the skill and portions of the south bay into the north bay. back to the high surf advisory, everyone is affected until 6:00 p.m.. we could see swells up to 16 ft. with more violent waves that could last up to 16 seconds. the occurrence in the sneaker waves are certainly a possibility, potentially hazardous conditions expected. fog tracker 4 shows a red band on the screen indicating compromise visibility from the coastline of the way to napa and vallejo. we're seeing some of the heavy fog trickle into the livermore valley. the yellow indicates less than 1 mi. visibility. before you get to the car to head out on a
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roadway, you want to bundle up. we are still seen temperatures below freezing perianth napa is now up to 38. 36 for those of you in no lotto and 50 degrees for half moon bay 342 for those of you in redwood city. into the afternoon, we expect a mixture of '50s and '60s with mostly sunny conditions. we will have clouds out there, it looks like monday could be one of the warmer spots at 63. marin county will stay in the low 60s. third 59 on tap for downtown san francisco. satellite and radar shows high pressure not situated over the bay area to. it will remain that way for the next several days. it is actually guiding the storm track will to the north. we will continue to be mild and dry with temperatures in the '60s. nothing but sunshine as we head into the weekend
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and the started next work week. we're contend with pretty for did mornings at temperatures above freezing. >>george: we are continuing to monitor a great traffic conditions. i think we could safely say this is a friday light commute. looking at the bay bridge and starting with a bridge check, this is the way it has been started all morning long. no backup, even with the metering lights active. your ride on the san mateo bridge has been good. the ride has been over for about it hour. if the golden gate bridge, a smooth and easy ride although in the last half hour we did see a slight increase in the volume of traffic southbound. it has not been a problem if it is lighter than that now. for taking the traffic maps, interstate 80 is still a good ride for the east shore. there was slow
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traffic with report of an accident on 85 at fremont. here's a close-up look at that. this northbound stretch can oftentimes get slow to mountain view, but no longer. cost 101 lorraine county is a delay free from the county line to the golden gate bridge. >>darya: we are back with more in just a couple of men this year here is a live look outside from the roof on van ness ave. things are starting to look a little bit better. a slice of sunshine. we will be right back.
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>>erica: welcome back. we are taking a look at conditions on the golden gate bridge. a foggy start to the morning. some areas
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of pretty dense fog for the inland valleys. as we head into the afternoon, the sun will burn off the fog and we will see mostly sunny conditions with temperatures in the '50s and '60s. a quick look at the visibility chart. less than a quarter of a mile visibility in nevada. >>darya: mitt romney is now criticizing president obama as his competitors are criticizing him. >> as a result of what he did, he not only waste of government money, he needed more difficult for on to the north and innovators to come up with new ideas. this
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president does not understand how the economy works. it is time to get a president that says. >>darya: romney is heavily favored to win in kansas primary. >>darya: 27 year-old >>alejandra: gonzales was arraigned yesterday with attempted murder of a peace officer. he did not enter a plea. he carjack an elderly man and led officers on an hourlong chase on tuesday. during the chase, they say that he drove into and hit four patrol cars theory of the cost the officer in one of those patrol cars was injured but has since been released from hospital.
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>>darya: we're back with more in a couple of minutes. here's a live look at traffic on 101 in redwood city. we will drive back period. the
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>>darya: we will see a lot of sunshine for the weekend coming up. >>erica: enjoyable conditions as we head into the weekend. we are dealing
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with limited visibility into the north bay. less than a quarter of a mile visibility in the south bay. her in terms of the temperatures, lee are no longer at the freezing mark. fill looks like santa rosa is now up to 34 degrees. rocket looks like downtown san francisco has gained a couple of degrees coming in a 47. 46 for those of you in fremont. as we check out future cast 4, in a 10:00 a.m. hour, a good mix of forties and fifties around the bay area. as we advance closer to the afternoon, the light blue indicates mostly everyone in the upper 50s. it looks like we could squeeze out 60s for portions of the north bay, our inland valleys ended
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down in the south bay. breaking down the numbers neighborhood by neighborhood, oakland could get to 62. 58 for those of you and half moon bay. turning our attention to the north bay, 61 for nevada, 51 in downtown san francisco and 61 for those in fairfield. we have had some pretty nice weather in the bay area but in south california it is downright hot. it looks like they actually broke some records. ucla tied their record from back in 2006. there is any conditions with temperatures in the '80s at lax. off we will continue to see gusty conditions into the weekend. as with all this on our own forecast, sunshine and comfortable weather as we head into the weekend and the the start of the next work week. both >>george: things are winding down nicely all around the bay area for what has not been much of the commute to begin with. it has been an
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easy ride in continues to be. some south bay slowing. first, let's get to the bay bridge. we have not tracked in the hot spots for quite a while. it is light and easy traffic from the bay bridge to the san mateo bridge. as to picket the camera looking was for to force the high- rise, a little bit of haze but otherwise problem free. the golden gate has been without incident all morning long and continues with smoke conditions southbound and northbound. and then starting in the east bay, a look at the ride on 80, a little bit of slowing. here at 101 and 85, we have picked up a little more slowing for the northbound right coming out of cupertino north of saratoga. we will take another look, it is right around the 280 interchange that speeds are the slowest. there was an accident reported at fremont but it is not high enough the ride. in the north bay,
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marin county, a delay free trip headed south to the golden gate. >>darya: just a week into the new year and san jose has its first homicide. it happened last night when police found a man who had been shot. craig skalar tells us they believe it could be gang-related. >>craig: the first homicide happened here at the tomb of a flock of alexander avenue in east san jose to create fish shooting happened around 8:30 p.m.. the victim was taken to a nearby hospital and pronounced dead a half an hour later. if police are investigating this as possibly being gang- related. the increase in the murder rate is driven most by gang violence. >>darya: a candlelight vigil be held in downtown walnut creek for the victims of the tucson arizona shooting that happened in nearly a year ago. here is video from the shooting on january 8th. jared laughner is accused of killing 56 people and
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wounding 13 inclusive congresswoman gabrielle difference. fructify the has been diagnosed with mental illness. anti violence groups are teaming up to call attention to gun violence. the vigil is set for 5:00 p.m.. >>darya: the funeral is today for the five world boy who was shot and killed in oakland last week. it will be at st. elizabeth's church in oakland. gabriel martinez was shot and killed near his family's talk a truck in east oakland. he died at the hospital and there been no arrests made. he is the third child to dive from gunfire in oakland since august. >>darya: we are back with more in a little bit. inaugural way. here is a live look outside at the pier pacifica. people are out and taking a look at the waves. it is beautiful. it is sunny, but the waves are dangers. fear is a high surf
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advisories warning that the waves could come crashing in and this will be out at any time. will be right back. far default
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>>darya: new this morning, the murder trial for johann van der sloot ended before it began. you consider the 24 year-old there. he told the peruvian court that he needs more time before he can decide how to feed for his trial and the murder of a business student. the court this morning agreed to postpone the case until next week. he was the main suspect in the disappearance of natalie holly in a row but five years earlier. >>darya: the sierra club is challenging the approval of the environmental report for the america's cup. the sierra club has concerns about water pollution city
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officials estimate this will create thousands of jobs give nearly 2 billion to the local economy. we have tax at the craft this area are for such habit but it all ran a red light. it was had a rock and into more cars collided. no wallet was really hurt. the suspects ran away but police caught up with before including letting one accused of rape. all three of them attended the airforce academy and
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talal the new charges come just a week after a new department this attack stay opera a and all the >>darya: earlier that us but it for free. it looks thanks
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>>justine: we are watching what is happening on wall street this morning and talking about the president. he just made comments on the new job or they cannot this morning saying that the u.s. economy is beginning to rebound
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although some people are still struggling. the new december jobless report came out showing of the economy added 200,000 jobs in december and that the unemployment rate is down to 8.5%. this is the lowest rate in nearly three years since february of 2009. the president also said that even of the unemployment rate is at 8.5%, it means that we are making progress in moving in the right direction. he also took that time to call on congress to extend a payroll tax cut. >>darya: >>craig: word of better employment numbers has reached job centers like this one. that does not mean people are feeling optimistic. they say it is still hard to find a job. >> i see the figures on the
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television, but in reality, i have been trying some places. >> i have been unemployed for 10 months. i have submitted more than 50 applications. i have had no results. >>craig: translating interested actual work is an uphill battle matter what the job numbers show. >>darya: two men are in custody after shots were fired from a building. happened around 11:00 p.m. in the summit district around ninth and harrison. the area was closed down. you can see police out there with guns drawn, looking for where the shots were coming from. they did find, question and detained two men who are facing various charges. the men were on a rooftop. they did confiscate their weapons. witnesses were told to take shelter.
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>> the san francisco police received multiple phone calls from multiple people reporting subjects firing rounds from a rifle. said francisco police officers responded and upon a rival, officers heard of multiple shots being fired still. a short time later, the subjects did come out from the building and were detained. the weapons were recovered if and we are confident that the people we have detained are the ones that are actually the suspect's. >>darya: even though no one was hurt at the time of the shooting, it was a very tense and dangerous situation but it was handled within 2 hours. >>darya: 9:32 a.m.. there are dangerous conditions along the coast today. there is a high surf advisories in effect until tonight. the waves are bent over at the pier in the pacific. jackie sissel has been keeping his eyes trained on the waves.
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some of the waves are reaching to the pier and slashing people. >>jackie: mother nature is putting on quite a show this morning. it is a high surf advisories in effect until 6:00 p.m.. they expect waves of boards of 16 ft.. all morning long we have seen waves lapping against the bottom of the pier. the board what brings people out here for we've washing. at times the waves have crashed over the seawall. that is a good reminder that if you do come out here to watch the waves and be aware. the waves crashed over the seawall at any point peace it is absolutely pristine. there's almost no fog to speak of. >>darya:
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>>erica: clear conditions from the roof camera for overlooking downtown san francisco. we are no longer contending with any fog. as a walking to the weather headlines he will see we have patches of moderate- dense fog reported. fifth as the fog burns off we will be headed to a cooler afternoon compared to what we saw yesterday. we could see upper 50s and low 60s. we continue with a dry and mild weather pattern until at least the middle of january. here is a look at fog tracker 4. it is no longer as a dense north of santa said. thick temperatures have improved compared to our last report. check out half moon bay. 46 for those of you in
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fremont. into the afternoon we will see sunshine and temperatures will be a good mixture of '50s and '60s. it looks like in marin county we will stay in the low 60s. the upper 50s for richmond and downtown san francisco. 64 for those viewers interested. satellite radar shows high pressure situated over the bay area. that is pushing the storm track will to the north. we will remain high and dry around the bay area. that equals nothing but sunshine as he had into the weekend. temperatures in the mid-60s. it looks like every day is a carbon copy of the day before. we are still dealing with freezing overnight temperatures for the inland lowe's.
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>>george: we are continuing to monitor great traffic conditions. we have no hot spots. we will start our bridge check on the bay bridge toll plaza where the westbound ride has been light and easy all morning long. there are no delays out of the macarthur maze or across the span. for your ride across midday, when 92, the san mateo bridge, we can see great conditions here as well. at the golden gate bridge we started the morning with fog. it's a delay free ride in both directions. a look at the traffic maps shows things have completely cleared out for the east bay. the south bay ride still looks great for 101. 280 to the west valley fair, that is about the only slow traffic. it is
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sluggish passed 2374 tie 1 01. the north bay ride is completely delay free from marin county and 101 southbound. >>darya: we are back with more in just a couple of minutes. let's take a live look outside from the mt. tam cam above the clouds. a lot of sunshine. we will be right back. health
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>>darya: rick santorum struck a sour note with some young voters in new hampshire. take a look at this event yesterday. he was being booed as he left the stage at a convention for college republicans. he tried to compare same-sex marriage to polygamy and had a testy exchange with the audience. >> are we saying that everyone should have the right to marriage? >> yes. >> so, anyone can marry
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anyone else? so, anybody can marry anybody else. so a person could marry several people? we are not going to do this! i am going to ask the question, if people want to respond, i will be happy to colony. >>darya: there is where he walked away and decided the ban after the gas-banner. fact >>justine: is karimov of for the driver of this semi. he is stuck in a lot of ice. a frozen creek near minneapolis. the driver was on interstate 94 when he somehow lost control and plunged into the icy water. he was able to escape. he crawled across the ice to
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safety. he went to the hospital has been released. investigators are trying to figure out what caused the accident. we have live pictures into the newsroom of crews tried to figure out how they're going to get this semi out of the ice. a very scary and cold situation. >>darya: coming up after the news, dr. phil talks with some self-described from queens. >> women who call themselves the the word. >>darya: find out why these women say they are fine with the way they act. will be right back. anyone him to
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>>darya: we are taking a look at the weather. this shot shows a lot fewer clouds. >>erica: we are seeing clear conditions around the bay area. as we take a look at the golden gate bridge, a little bit of patchy fog. areas of fog in the north bay. as we head into the afternoon we will see mostly cloudy conditions with sunshine. upper 50s and low 60s. overnight, partly cloudy conditions with temperatures returning into the forties. current temperatures are no longer are hovering around freezing. santa rosa has gotten up to 34. as we advance to the afternoon highs, 2:00 p.m., the light blue indicates for the most part everyone in the upper 50s. we will squeeze out some '60s. they will be low
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60s. redwood city will get up to 60 degrees. 62 in oakland. as we take you to the north bay, 61 expected for nevada, 59 for downtown san francisco and 61 for those of you and concord. if you are heading to the sierra, you will see there are no problems getting there, especially on interstate 80. speaking of the tahoe forecasts, it is time to take a look at the snowballed ski report. in heavenly, they have 21 lifts open and dozens of trails. north star has 14 lifts open and last but not least we will check out conditions thicaround the bay. let's get a look at traffic. >>george: it is an easy look into an easy ride around the bay area. we are not tracking any delays, hot spots or problems. light
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conditions at the bay bridge toll plaza. there are no backups to speak of. believe it or not these few cars bunched up on a left in the cash lane, the biggest factor of we have seen all morning long. the standard tale bridge is a backup free and continues to be a good ride. third the lower mid peninsula still has some heavy traffic in both directions. the golden gate bridge ride is completely cleared out. in the next 20 minutes they will start at another lane northbound. it will split the lanes of 3- 3. south bay conditions, the last slow traffic is right here on highway 85 serious it is still sluggish north of the 280 and 85 interchange. 101 slows right worth 85 me sit as sound as a airport. the northbound right continues to be easy to meet with no delays.
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>>justine: we have just learned from police that two suspects have now been booked and charged. they're charged with firing a gun from an inhabited building. we are working to get more information. >>darya: we are here with our legal expert, i've been told. let's start with the situation. you have a robber who enters a home. he picked the wrong home. he has a gun and so does this 90 year old retired police officer. the police officer shoots the
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guy, the guy shoots him, they're both wounded. is it ok to shoot someone? >> usually, a burglar, someone who goes in with the ins has of stealing some of the usually try to enter when no one is home. that is the basis. >>darya: the burglar did have a gun. the homeowner went and got his own gun. he did not kill the burglar.
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could the burglar come back and sue him? >> there have been cases like that where a burglar has sued a homeowner for damages but the courts through those cases out. when you are committing a felony you have no civil case against the homeowner. as a homeowner, everyone needs to know this, if you legally own a gun and someone comes in your house, you can and should use that then. >>darya: what about this, a far different case. there is a chinese to a company that makes a 12 in. figure, they are releasing it and selling it, making money off of the images steve jobs. apple is suing. they have been successful in stopping things like this before. >> it is an ingenious idea. you could sell millions of them and made millions of dollars, however, the
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california celebrity rights act of 1985 says he cannot. although he have a first amendment right to me the doll and selig, a celebrity, seven years after their death, the stuff is protected. the heirs of steve jobs could see this guy. they all and his likeness. >>darya: look at the chia obama. captivated at? >> president obama may not want to file a lawsuit that someone's of his likeness. if steve jobs were lively may not have wanted it, but his ears do not want it, so they are filing case. hist >> the definition of
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celebrity is below. practically everyone is protected by this law. apple is the one filing the lawsuit. this doll also has some indications of apple. apple wants to protect their image as well. >>darya: we are back with more in a couple of minutes. fas
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>>darya: the guy has all been down even though we've got a couple of report is that unemployment had dropped. it tells of a 36.. the world's tallest level suspension bridge is now open in mexico. this bridge is 1,322 ft. tall. you could fit the eiffel tower underneath. there were
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presented with an award from the guinness book of world records. the golden gate bridge is number eight at 746 ft.. the debris is no. 37 on the tallest list at 5426. coming up after the news, dr. phil talks with some self-described from queens. >> they call themselves the the word. >> how long do you think i would put up with your antics? >> you would want to marry me. >> drama queens into small wives.--from a drama queen is too small wives. >>darya: off we will see these women coming up right after the show. that is it, a figure for joining us. remember, a high surf advisories in effect until 6:00 p.m.. big-time waves in the pacific and a lot of
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sunshine. enjoy your weekend. we will see you on monday morning.
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